|A scene of the World Youth & Cadets Chess Championships 2015 in Greece. Vietnamese Nguyen Quoc Hy enters the top three of the U18 Open category. Photo thethaovietnam.vn
HA NOI (VNS) — Nguyen Quoc Hy joined the top three in the ongoing U-18 World Youth and Cadets Chess Championships 2015 Open's in Greece.
After the fifth round match on October 29, Hy has 4.5 points and ranks third.
He is the only one from Viet Nam in the medal group.
Hy will meet Sindarov Javokhir of Uzbekistan in the next round.
Another Vietnamese, Nguyen Ngan Ha is in the top 10 of the Girls' U-10 category.
Ha, who is at No 7 with four points, will play Kirchei Viktoria in the sixth round.
The tournament will end on November 5. — VNS